Tom Parrish, SET, CFPS, PSP

Vice President, Integrated Systems

Mr. Parrish has more than 25 years’ experience in fire protection and emergency response. He leads the company’s efforts for jurisdictional compliance, serves on the training and code development committees, and manages the internal security and life safety program for all Telgian facilities. He joined the company, known then as TVA Fire and Life Safety, in 2000.

Mr. Parrish has held positions with municipal fire, law enforcement and emergency medical services and in private industry system design and installation programs. Today he still serves as an on-call firefighter certified in firefighting, emergency medical treatment, and hazardous materials response. He represents Telgian on several NFPA technical committees and is a regular presenter at its meetings and seminars. His professional credentials include Level IV NICET Certified Fire Alarm Technician, Level III NICET Inspections and Testing, and Master Electrician. He is board certified as a Physical Security Professional by ASIS and holds a bachelor’s in Industrial Technology from the Kean University of New Jersey.